Monthly Archives: February 2018

How much does this saving cost?

Halifax cardiologist Dr. Gabrielle Horne has had a $1.4 million damage award downgraded to $800,000. In 2002, Dr. Horne, who was a rising medical star, had her hospital privileges reduced after a dispute with a hospital director of the former … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments

Still no national drug program after 15 years of hearings, studies and agreements

One of the universal areas of agreement in Canada is the benefit of a national pharmaceutical program. Everyone agrees a national pharmaceutical program would save money through bulk purchases of drugs. Canada has the second highest drug costs in the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 6 Comments